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Paris is locking down the Eiffel Tower in anticipation of more violent clashes between protesters and police

Sathiri Kelpa/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images French authorities are bracing for further anti-government protests over the weeke.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2018

France Prepares for “Ultra-Violent” Protests This Weekend

France Prepares for “Ultra-Violent” Protests This Weekend France is mobilizing tens of thousands of police officers and closing landmarks including the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre as authorities warned that anti-government protests Saturday co.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 7th, 2018

Yellow Vest Riots in Paris Hit Economy With $1.1 Billion Retail Loss and Closed Tourist Sites

Eiffel Tower and Grand Palais. many shops and restaurants to close Saturday The “gilets jaunes,” or yellow vest violent protests in Paris are taking a heavy toll on .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

More than 1,300 were arrested and dozens injured after violent anti-government protests engulfed France — here"s how the clashes unfolded

Associated Press/Rafael Yaghobzadeh Yellow vest protesters took t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 9th, 2018

Hundreds Arrested and Some Hurt as Paris Yellow Vest Protests Become Violent

By mid-afternoon Saturday, police arrested more than 1,000 people nationwide and held 720 in custody. Protests by a grassroots movement descended into rock-throwing incidents on several Paris stre.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 8th, 2018

Eiffel Tower to be closed as Paris braces for more protests

The Eiffel Tower and the Louvre museum in Paris will be closed on Saturday as French authorities tighten security to prevent another outbreak of violence following three weeks of anti-government protests......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2018

French Student Unrest Gathers Momentum

French Student Unrest Gathers Momentum French student protests intensified Tuesday, with various incidents around the country of demonstrators setting buildings on fire, and of violent clashes with police. Over the course of this.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 5th, 2018

Paris police: 65 people including 11 police officers injured in violent protests in the French capital; 140 arrested

Paris police: 65 people including 11 police officers injured in violent protests in the French capital; 140 arrested......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 1st, 2018

France to assess financial impact of clashes over fuel tax

France's finance minister has said he will meet with the country's employers' federation and retailers to assess the economic impact of violent clashes with police over fuel tax hikes......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 25th, 2018

Police Use Tear Gas to Disperse Paris Protest

At least 130 demonstrators were detained across the nation, including 42 in the French capital, as the country’s interior minister blames the far-right party National Rally for clashes......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 25th, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition Office

Police seized computers and arrested several people in a raid of the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, as the death toll grew from clashes between the military and protesters angry over the slow release of presidential-election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition Office, Party Says

Police seized computers and arrested several people in a raid of the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, a day after three people died in clashes between the military and protesters angry over the slow release of presidential election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Tourists frustrated as Eiffel Tower closes in peak season

Visitors descending upon the Eiffel Tower at the peak of the August tourist season are voicing frustration that the beloved Paris monument is closed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 2nd, 2018

Inside China"s Incredible "Fake Cities": Why Even Xi Jinping Couldn"t Stop Replicas of The World"s Greatest Landmarks

Over 5,000 miles away from Paris is a 354-foot replica of the Eiffel Tower......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

New Normal? Paris Puts Massive Bulletproof Walls Around Eiffel Tower To Combat Potential Terrorist Attacks

Authored by Gabrielle Okun via The Daily Caller, Paris is putting bulletproof walls around the Eiffel Tower to combat potential .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 15th, 2018

In Pictures: U.S. Embassy Move to Jerusalem Sparks Violent Clashes Between Israeli Troops and Palestinian Protesters

Photos of violent clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinian protesters as the U.S. Embassy moves to Jerusalem......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 14th, 2018

Pictures show Paris erupting during May Day rally, with protesters torching a McDonald"s

Getty A group of masked anarchists dressed mostly in black clothing hijacked a May Day rally in Paris on Tuesday, torching a vehicle, a McDonald's, looting stores, and throwing cobble stones at riot police, according to Reuters.  About 1,200 protes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 1st, 2018

Western-Backed Regime Change Looms As Armenia PM Resigns Following Mass Protests

After 11 days of mass protests and violent clashes over the perceived power-grab following the outgoing Armenian President's election to Prime Minister, Serzh Sargsyan has resigned and police have .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 23rd, 2018

South Africa riots force President Ramaphosa to cut short London summit

Ramaphosa expressed "serious concern" over clashes between police and protesters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2018

Protesters ousted from Sorbonne; French train strikes resume

Paris riot police have cleared out students seeking to occupy the Sorbonne university in Paris, as part of a season of protests against President Emmanuel Macron's reforms......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 13th, 2018

Police Clash With Antigovernment Protesters as Unrest Sweeps France

More than a hundred thousand people took t.....»»

Category: europeSource: wsjDec 9th, 2018